PharmD Career Resources

Pharmacist Job Description

Dispense drugs prescribed by physicians and other health practitioners and provide information to patients about medications and their use. May advise physicians and other health practitioners on the selection, dosage, interactions, and side effects of medications.

Sample of reported job titles: Clinical Pharmacist, Hospital Pharmacist, Informatics Pharmacist, Pharm D (Pharmacy Doctor), Pharmacist in Charge (PIC), Pharmacy Coordinator, Pharmacy Informaticist, Pharmacy Services Clinical Coordinator, Registered Pharmacist, Retail Pharmacist

Marc S, PharmD Graduate ‘18

“I advise student pharmacists to have conversations with their advisors, pharmacists, and pharmacy preceptors to gain different perspectives about the pharmacy profession. This will help them build their professional network and develop their career goals within pharmacy.”


– Marc S, PharmD Graduate ‘18

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